The table below looks at the statistics for MSDE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSDE over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MSDE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £600 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
652 597 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.23% 23.82% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 288 272
Average daily rate £370 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 20
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +111.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -10.56%

MSDE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSDE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MSDE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland